Books tagged: retirement home

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Gary Burghoff's The Home
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
The black and white three- to four-panel comic strips are each self-contained, yet they link together to unfold a continuous tale that pokes fun at old-timer anxiety and humor.
Purgatory in Paradise
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
A personal insight into the world of retirement villages that challenges the mass media promotion of them as a happy "Paradise"
The View That Disappeared
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When one too many of their friends dies unexpectedly, Jack and Betty confront the possibility that a serial killer is stalking their jolly retirement community. Armed only with old newsletters and a willingness to bend the law, they set out to stop the killings, but what's to stop the killer from adding Jack and Betty to the body count?
Brittany And Dustin Depart This Earth
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
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A short story of about 1500 words. Brittany and Dustin have had a long, happy marriage and now it's time to retire. They're headed for Little Heaven, an orbital habitat where elders can enjoy low-gravity living. Dustin, however, wanted to live out his days on Earth. He's going just to please Brittany -- which is a recipe for disaster unless he can find a way to be happy in Little Heaven!
Mum, I Think It’s Time
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
There are many early signs of when a parents needs to go into a retirement facility. Most of these signs are pretty clear for outsiders but not so clear perhaps for family members who are too close to their parents. In this e-book, I dispel the mystery of this process by offering objective criteria that families could use to determine whether it is time for their parent to leave their home.
Blessedly Cursed Christmas
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries. Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Curtain Call retirement home has received a bequest. Having received a bequest to do “something to make the residents happy” movie star Brenda Brandon and her spouse, retired FBI agent Charlotte Diamond, owners of Curtain Call, a Hopewell, Maryland, movie colony retirement home, decide to make Christmas memorable.
Fowler's Folly
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The tenth book in the Charlotte Diamond mystery series takes retired FBI agent Charlotte Diamond, and her spouse, movie star Brenda Brandon/Boynton, to an aging mountaintop palace in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Living Your Retirement Dreams and Growing Young in The Villages; Florida's Friendliest and Healthiest Hometown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
This book has everything you need to know about one of the most amazing retirement communities in the world - The Villages, Florida. Learn about the amazing golf and sporting facilities, the 2400 clubs, the amazing health system, eating and entertainment, the plants and wildlife, the lifelong learning college, and places to visit close by. Warning! If you read this, you may have to visit us.
Follow the Palm
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The ninth Charlotte Diamond mystery finds retired FBI senior agent Charlotte Diamond contemplating too many coincidences in what should be two separate mysteries. The mysteries start with two murders and the uncovering of a illegal drug distribution ring in what should be a bucolic, out-of-the-way place, the Curtain Call movie folks retirement community in Hopewell on the Choptank in Maryland.
Surviving The Evacuation, Book 0.5: Zombies vs The Living Dead
Series: Surviving The Evacuation, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The outbreak began in New York. Within days the world descended into chaos. Across Britain, millions are told to evacuate to one of the coastal enclaves. When George Tull and the other residents of the Waverly-Price Retirement Home are abandoned by the staff, George must choose to fight or abandon the woman he loves. This short story accompanies the series "Surviving The Evacuation".